WhatsApp is now officially illegal! How can this effect you? | Lawyer Christian Solmecke





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Published on Jun 27, 2017

If you use the WhatsApp messenger all the data on your phone concerning your contacts will be transmitted to WhatsApp. But giving out your contacts data is illegal if you don't have their permission. Lawyer Christian Somecke from cologne warned about the risks of using this messenger for a long time now. Now the district court of Bad Hersfeld commited a mother to get the permission of every single contact in her sons adressbook so he can use WhatsApp fully after german law. Will this sentence have effect on other WhatsApp users in Germany as well? Lawyer Christian Solmecke will explain it to you in this video.

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Lawyer Christian Solmecke
Christian Solmecke has specialized as a lawyer and partner in the Cologne media law office WILDE BEUGER SOLMECKE on the advice of the Internet, IT and media industries. He has expanded steadily in recent years the field of internet law / e-commerce and the law firm serves numerous media professionals, Web 2.0 platforms and app developers.
In addition to his law firm activity Solmecke is managing director of the German Institute for Communication and Law on the Internet at the Cologne Business School (http://www.dikri.de). He is particularly concerned with the legal issues in social networks.
Before becoming a lawyer, he worked for 10 years as a freelance journalist and radio host (i.a. for the West German Radio).


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